This celebration of Kodomo no Hi and Día de los Niños will include arts and crafts workshops, games, food, and performances on the plaza.
11 a.m.: Opening welcome from JACCC President/CEO Leslie Ito and Los Angeles City Councilmember Jose Huizar
11:15 a.m.: Danza Azteca Ajolote
11:55 a.m.: Nishi Hongwanji Child Development Center
12:20 p.m.: Boyle Heights Community Youth Orchestra
12:50 p.m.: El Marino Niji Daiko
1:20 p.m.: Plaza de la Raza Mariachi
2 p.m.: North Torrance Elementary Ukulele Ensemble
2:30 p.m.: Ballet Folklorico de Carolina
3:10 p.m.: Fujima Kansei Odori Kai
11:15 a.m. and 2:15 p.m.: Japanese and Mexican folktale stories and activities by Jane Yamashita Shirk
11:45 a.m.: Mochi/manju demo with Brian Kito of Fugetsudo
12:15 p.m. Danza workshop by Danza Azteca Ajolote
1:15 p.m.: Taiko Basics by UCLA Kyodo
3:15 p.m.: Taiko Basics by UCLA Kyodo Taiko
Arts and crafts will be offered by Self-Help Graphics, Kizuna, and the Tanabata Festival.
For more information, call (213) 628-2725 or visit www.jaccc.org.